apple pandowdy

Chiefly New Eng. a deep-dish apple pie or cobbler, usually sweetened with molasses. Also called pandowdy, apple dowdy.
[1820-30, Amer.]

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  • pandowdy — /pan dow dee/, n., pl. pandowdies. Chiefly New Eng. See apple pandowdy. [1795 1805, Amer.; perh. var. of obs. dial. (Somerset) pandoulde custard; see PAN1] * * * …   Universalium

  • pandowdy — pan•dow•dy [[t]pænˈdaʊ di[/t]] n. pl. dies cvb coo dial. apple pandowdy • Etymology: 1795–1805, amer.; perh. var. of obs. dial. (Somerset) pandoulde custard; see pan I …   From formal English to slang

  • apple grunt — noun chiefly New England : a dessert made with apples and pie crust; especially : a deep dish apple pie * * * Chiefly Eastern Massachusetts. See apple pandowdy. Cf. grunt (def. 6) …   Useful english dictionary

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  • apple grunt — Chiefly Eastern Massachusetts. See apple pandowdy. Cf. grunt (def. 6). * * * …   Universalium

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